sherwani

noun
sher·​wa·​ni | \ shə(r)ˈwänē \
plural -s

Definition of sherwani

: a long-sleeved close-fitting knee-length coat with a stand-up collar worn by men of India and Pakistan

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History and Etymology for sherwani

Hindi śērwānī

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“Sherwani.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sherwani. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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